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Update: Driver in serious condition after dump truck plummets off Kingsport bridge

June 27th, 2013 10:09 am by Rain Smith — Kingsport Times-News

Update: Driver in serious condition after dump truck plummets off Kingsport bridge

Emergency personnel in Domtar Park work the scene of the accident.

KINGSPORT — One lane of eastbound Interstate 26 is closed and traffic is backing up as emergency personnel work the scene of an accident.

A white SUV is blocking traffic on I-26 following the accident that involved a dump truck. The truck apparently left the interstate just past the Holston River bridge and plummeted into the parking lot at Domtar Park, coming to a rest on its side.

Fire, police and EMS personnel are at the scene, as well as Hazardous Materials responders who were called out because of a the fuel spill.

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